SNOWBIRD - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SNOWBIRD News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Better Internet, radio service proposed for Little Cottonwood Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57787265-90/albion-alta-com-district.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57787265-90/albion-alta-com-district.html.csp">Better Internet, radio service proposed for Little Cottonwood Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T22:30:30.202-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The upper reaches of Little Cottonwood Canyon are likely to have better broadband Internet service next winter. Alta and Snowbird ski areas are seeking U.S. Forest Service approval to install 15 new antennas on structures at the two resorts and to bury about 12,500 feet of fiber-optic lines to support the system. The Forest Service’s Salt Lake Ranger District has determined that these projects and five other proposals will not have much impact on the landscape and do not require detailed environ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57787265@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:30:30 MDT Ski Lift of the Week: Peruvian Express at Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/57626926-117/ski-snowbird-peruvian-resort.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/57626926-117/ski-snowbird-peruvian-resort.html.csp">Ski Lift of the Week: Peruvian Express at Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T16:41:57.784-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 04:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Type • High-speed quad Vertical rise • 2,572 feet Number of runs • 10 with names Difficulty • Mixture of advanced and intermediate Why try it • Great skiing below and access to Mineral Basin through the “Bass Hole” The ride • Easy to reach, right off the Snowbird Center’s back plaza, this relatively new chairlift quickly takes riders to the base of the ridge between Hidden Peak and Mount Baldy. A quick right turn and you’re off to explore the many inviting runs in Peruvian Gulch. A quick left an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57626926@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 16:41:57 MDT